One of the most interesting debates that never happened would have been a Donald Trump debate against Dr. Ron Paul if Trump had run in 2012. Rand Paul is interesting to watch against Trump, but his father is more Libertarian than the son. Meanwhile, Trump is more authoritarian than pretty much any viable candidate in decades.
After the last debate, Dr. Paul put out a video that discussed Trump’s desires to take away personal liberties for the sake of protection. While we’re not Libertarians at this site, we do agree that the desire to maintain personal liberties in most situations is the better path towards safety and prosperity than bowing down to an authoritarian government.
Here’s Dr. Paul: